Skip to main content

About your Search

Search Results 0 to 6 of about 7 (some duplicates have been removed)
FOX Business
Nov 25, 2012 2:30am EST
mentioned the port of oaklandnd six percent of all u.s. goods. that is the union's point to cause disruption and hurt the economy. and i tell you, they have every right to strike but the employers have the rht to kick the ass to the curve. a job is a mutually agreeable trade. employers offering a job and if they don't like hit the brickings. >> do you think it is bador the economy over all. we are in a fiscal cliff and rough waters here and now this to deal with? >> i think it could be bad for the econy. they have the merchandise and this is not going to affect thanksgiving shopping season and christmas most likely. but look at history. 1948 we had five million workers on strike and it crippled the economy. the taft hartley act brought back the boom. that is it breaking of the unions and created the boom that eisenhower had. if these union heads go forward. this could hurt the economy. >> tracey, you made the point about the retailers, it could hurt the consumer spending as well the economy needs that right now. and economist looking to the holiday shopping season to get big numbers out. >>
FOX Business
Nov 18, 2012 2:30am EST
know what, christian, the other point here and the question is, are we going to see more u.s. companies begin to scale back and kind of fudge the numbers? we've had several ceo's come on and tell us that's what they're planning to do. >> in a lot of cases what you're talking about, restaurants and other, food service industry, this is what they've been doing for a decade or more. so to all of a sudde link this to obamacare is really disingenus. >> to be fair action the ceo's have said that's what they are blaming. they're coming on television, national television and telling us they blame the health care law. >> they blame it, but they've already been doing it. so they're blaming something that hasn't yet happenedfor something that they've already been doing. let's take a look at real world experience. let's not speculate. massachusetts very much resembles what obamacare is. since romneycare was instited in massachusetts, employers covering their employees with health insurance has gone up from 70% to 80%. so we can take a real life example, not just wild speculation, and see that there
Search Results 0 to 6 of about 7 (some duplicates have been removed)